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Above the Ground: celebrating the explosion of SA Hip Hop

eKasi+ Channel 105 on OpenView HD will debut a brand new local Hip Hop series, Above Ground on Tuesday 27 October 2015 at 6PM. Above Ground is a South African Hip Hop television show that takes the viewer through an enthralling journey by unpacking the social significance and evolution of Hip Hop in Mzansi. The documentary styled series connects both …

OFM – Simply the best

OFM, the sound of central South Africa, walked away with three awards at the prestigious Best of Bloemfontein reader’s choice awards held on 21 October in Bloemfontein. The Breakfast Special, presented weekdays from 06:00 to 09:00, won the local radio show category, while Andre Kunz, who presents the show, won the local radio presenter category. …

The Close Up returns for 5th Season!

Now in its fifth season, The Close Up makes an exciting return to e.tv featuring celebs such as Singer Kelly Khumalo, entrepreneur DJ Sbu, TV Presenter Katlego Maboe, model Maps Maponyane and rapper iFani. Created by Nicky Greenwall, the new season launches on Thursday 19th November at 6PM. Mzansi popular entertainment series is back with engaging content, …

Winers of the first ever OFM music awards announced

The winners of the first ever OFM Music Awards were announced on Tuesday 29 September 2015 during a special two-hour radio show complimented by a video stream on www.ofm.co.za. The show was hosted by Breakfast Special presenter André Kunz and afternoon drive presenter Martin van der Merwe, with a live performance by one of South …

OFM Music Awards Coming In September

In September OFM, the sound of Central South Africa, will present its very first music awards – the OFM Music Awards. OFM will recognise and reward local artists for their contribution to the music played on OFM and show special respect to the international artists who add value to the overall sound of the radio …

Historic move for OFM

OFM began broadcasts from a custom built state of the art building this morning, where brand new studios now provide OFM with cutting edge digital broadcasting facilities. The Breakfast Special with Andre Kunz and Jolanda Maartens had the honours at 6 AM this morning to switch on the Red Light for the very first time. …

Heart FM and Gagasi FM announce partnership with Mediamark in Gauteng

Cape Town, 5 August 2015: Heart FM and Gagasi FM have appointed media sales house Mediamark as the strategic sales partner in the Gauteng region to further enhance the brands beyond FM. The partnership took effect on the 1st of August 2015 and will replace the contract previously held by United Stations. All other sales …

Commercial radio stations added to OpenView HD

OpenView HD has launched three new commercial radio stations, Gagasi FM, Heart FM and OFM on Friday, 31 July 2015. “We are delighted to introduce the three radio stations as part of our offering. We hope to enhance the listeners experience by providing them with excellent digital audio quality from their favourite radio stations”, said Ziyanda Mngomezulu, Channel Acquisitions …

Heart FM commemorates Mandela Day by uplifting the less fortunate

Cape Town, 16 July 2015: This Mandela Day, Saturday 18 July 2015, Heart FM DJ’s will give 67 minutes of their time to help the people of the Nomzamo Township near Strand, by painting their homes with fire retardant paint. Every year countless homes in informal settlements are destroyed by raging fires, often leading to …